About saaleha

I am a freelance writer and photographer (look for me as ShootCake). I have an MA in Creative Writing from the university currently known as Rhodes and some of my work has appeared in local literary journals. A food pornographer by calling, I would like to one day create a confessional recipe book in measures of rhythm and breath.

Three Days in Jaipur

Amer Fort Anokhi Museum of Hand Printing Jal Mahal Nahargarh Fort Jaipur City Palace Tandoori Momos from Thali and More The Old City Afternoon Tea […]

Two Days in Agra

Agra Fort, Mehtab Bagh and surrounds The Taj Mahal Complex Fatehpur Sikri

Delhi Days 3, 4 and 5

There has been so much to take in these last few days (and certainly more in the days ahead), that I’ve built up quite a […]

Delhi Day Two

Visuals from the Lotus Temple, Humayan Tomb Complex and Nizamuddin.

Delhi Day One

The haze here in Delhi makes for murky photography, but Lightroom has an adjustment slider for that. Scenes from Connaught Place, National Gallery of Modern Art and India Gate.

Larger than Life

I was going to title this; "How I Was Complicit In My Own Body Shaming" when I realised that to even suggest this is to apportion blame incorrectly and to imply agency when there was none.